Archive - Jun 2, 2009 - Story

Franz and Wilhelmina new Prince and Princess of Nordmark

Padraig reports that Viscount Franz, fighting for the honor of Lady Wilhelmina, has won the Coronet Tourney in the Principality of Nordmark, Kingdom of Drachenwald.

BBC's Channel 4 takes on Hastings

In mid-May, 2009, Channel 4 of the BBC premiered a two-part mini-series dramatizing the events leading up to the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The film, 1066: the Battle for Middle Earth, was directed by Justin Hardy who was interviewed for the Telegraph.

Barony of Seleone members help raise money for charity

Every year St. John's Episcopal Church in Ocean, Springs, MS holds a medieval festival to raise money for charity, and every year members of Biloxi's Barony of Seleone turn out to help by creating a medieval village. Harlan Kirgan of the Mississippi Press attended this year's event and reports on his visit.

A&S and Laureling photos from Mudthaw 2009 online

Broom reports that he has posted several albums of photos from the recent Mudthaw 2009 event which took place in March in the Barony of Settmour Swamp (East Kingdom). Included are pictures of A&S entries and two elevations to the Order of the Laurel.